Statistics, Econometrics and Quantitative Methods

S312/S322 Bachelor Thesis in Empirical Economics (BSc)


Prof. Dr. Martin Biewen
Prof. Dr. Joachim Grammig
Dr. Julie Schnaitmann
Alexander Reining

Miriam Sturm
Marian Rümmele

Profiles:   B.Sc. in Economics and Business Administration
B.Sc. in International Economics
B.Sc. in International Business Administration

Applied Econometrics (or similar)

Language:   English (German possible)
Time and Place:   See timeline below
Exam:   1) Presentation of draft (20 min)
2) Bachelor thesis (20 pages)
3) Presentation of bachelor thesis (20 min)
Credits:   12 ECTS


until 14.04.2024, 11:55pm Upload transcript of records to the Ilias folder and fill out the survey  

until 17.04.2024

Assignment to supervising chair via email
until 25.04.2024 Discussion of the chosen topic with assigned supervisor  
26.04.2024 Start of working time  
03.06.2024 Interim presentation and feedback

June 3rd, 2-4pm

(Mohlstr. 36, Room 330)




Deadline for submission of bachelor thesis (printed copy to office, pdf to supervisor)

12.07.2024 Presentation of final thesis
(mandatory participation in whole day seminar)
time and format tba

General information

Formal guidelines

Plagiarism and academic fraud

It is strictly forbidden to: i) copy/paste text from existing publications outside a regular quote, ii) copy essential thoughts or structures from existing work without acknowledging their sources, iii) use substantial external help in carrying out research or writing without acknowledging this, iv) produce fake research results. Any violations of these rules may lead to exmatriculation. Academic fraud may also destroy your career if discovered later in your life. We will use software to detect potential academic misconduct.